James Marsters

James Marsters

James Marsters  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

According to our records, James Marsters is possibly single.


James Marsters was previously married to Jasmin Marsters (2011) and Liane Davidson (1989 - 1997).

James Marsters has had encounters with Amber Benson (2001), Alison MacInnis (2000), Mercedes McNab (1998) and Liz Stauber (1997 - 2000).


James Marsters is a 56 year old American Actor. Born James Wesley Marsters on 20th August, 1962 in Greenville, California, he is famous for Spike on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. His zodiac sign is Leo.

James Marsters has been in 6 on-screen matchups, including Amber Benson in Chance (2002), Charisma Carpenter in Supernatural (2005), Gina Gershon in P.S. I Love You (2007), Juliet Landau in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) and Mercedes McNab in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997).

James Marsters is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Modesto, California, American male video game actors and Musicians from Modesto, California.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 15 years, 3 months 12 years, 8 months 10 years
Encounter4 2 years, 9 months 8 months, 26 days 2 months, 1 day
Total6 15 years, 3 months 4 years, 8 months 2 months, 1 day


First Name James
Middle Name Wesley
Last Name Marsters
Full Name at Birth James Wesley Marsters
Age 56 years
Birthday 20th August, 1962
Birthplace Greenville, California
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Davis High School, Modesto, CA
University Juilliard School, Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, American Conservatory Theatre
Occupation Text Actor. Musician
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Spike on Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Year(s) Active 1987–present
Shoe Size 9,5
Official Websites www.jamesmarsterslive.com/, twitter.com/JM_Live
Father James William Marsters
Mother Margaret Lynn Marsters
Brother Paul Marsters (younger brother)
Sister Susan Marsters (older sister)
Family Member Sullivan Marsters (son), Brittany Marsters (niece)
Pets Olive (cat), Monkey (cat)
Favorite People Meryl Streep, Edward Keane, Robert DeNiro, Marlon Brando, Michael Winters, Sean Penn
Favorite Movies Apocalypse Now, Bringing Out the Dead, Three Kings, Die Hard, The Night of the Living Dead, The Exorcist
Favorite TV Shows Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Angel, Without A Trace, Breaking Bad
Favorite Places Paris
Favorite Colors Green

James Wesley Marsters (born August 20, 1962) is an American actor and musician. Marsters first came to the attention of the general public playing the popular character Spike, a platinum-blond English vampire in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spin-off series, Angel, from 1997 to 2004. Since then, he has gone on to play other science fiction roles, such as the alien supervillain Brainiac on the Superman-inspired series Smallville, the omnisexual time traveller Captain John Hart in British science-fiction show Torchwood, and terrorist Barnabas Greeley in Syfy's Caprica. Marsters appeared in a supporting role in the 2007 movie P.S. I Love You. He appeared as a recurring character in the first season of the revival of Hawaii Five-0.

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Partner Comparison

James Marsters56 LeoActor
Jasmin Marsters33 AriesActress
Amber Benson42 CapricornActress
Alison MacInnis39 AriesActress
Mercedes McNab39 PiscesActress
Liz Stauber39 CancerActress
Liane Davidson-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
SullivanMale10th May, 199623 years oldLiane Davidson


Abruptio2019Les HackelMovie
A Bread Factory, Part One2018JasonMovie
A Bread Factory, Part Two2018JasonMovie
Runaways2017Jonah, Victor SteinTV Show
Vidiots2016James MarstersTV Show
Dudes & Dragons2015Lord TensleyMovie
Nouvelle Vie2015William MortonMovie
The Devil You Know2015Rev. George BurroughsTV Show
Billie Bob Joe2015James MarstersMovie
Dragon Ball Super2015ZamasuTV Show
Witches of East End2013Mason TarkoffTV Show
Ultimate Spider-Man2012Chitauri #3, KorvacTV Show
Wedding Band2012Declan HornTV Show
Metal Hurlant Chronicles2012Brad Davis, Doc RowanTV Show
Three Inches2011Troy HamiltonTV Movie
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated2010Dandy Highwayman, Librarian, Man 2TV Show
Hawaii Five-02010Victor HesseTV Show
Dragonball: Evolution2009Lord PiccoloMovie
Caprica2009Barnabas GreeleyTV Show
Warehouse 132009Professor Sutton, SuttonTV Show
Lie to Me2009Jay PollackTV Show
Moonshot2009Buzz AldrinTV Movie
The Super Hero Squad Show2009Mr. FantasticTV Show
High Plains Invaders2009Sam DanvilleTV Movie
The Capture of the Green River Killer2008Ted BundyTV Show
Star Wars: The Clone Wars2008Captain ArgyusTV Show
P.S. I Love You2007JohnMovie
Shadow Puppets2007JackMovie
Saving Grace2007Dudley PayneTV Show
Torchwood2006Captain John HartTV Show
Cool Money2005Bobby ComfortTV Movie
Numb3rs2005Damian LakeTV Show
Supernatural2005Don StarkTV Show
The Mountain2004Ted TunneyTV Show
Spider-Man2003SergeiTV Show
Without a Trace2002Detective Grant MarsTV Show
Strange Frequency 22001Mitch (segment "Soul Man")TV Movie
The Enforcers2001Sullivan McManusTV Show
Smallville2001Brainiac, Brainiac 5, Milton FineTV Show
Strange Frequency2001Mitch BrandTV Show
Andromeda2000Charlemagne BolivarTV Show
House on Haunted Hill1999Channel 3 CameramanMovie
Winding Roads1999Billy JohnsonTV Movie
Angel1999SpikeTV Show
Buffy the Vampire Slayer1997SpikeTV Show
Millennium1996Eric SwanTV Show
Moloney1996Billy O'HaraTV Show
Medicine Ball1995Mickey CollinsTV Show
Northern Exposure1990Bellhop, Reverend HardingTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (58)

GetRealNov 15, 2013

Hottest thing on "Buffy". Boy, I miss Spike.

soniqueAug 22, 2011

Hey James, ur great me my sister and my mother we all love you,can u send ur mobile number :))

RiaFeb 28, 2011

James is a great actor and pretty hot for a guy his age... but age difference between him and his current wife is same as with Michelle Trachtenberg (Dawn form Buffy) a wee bit too much.

ninaFeb 2, 2011

i love you james!!!!

SamanthaJan 22, 2011

I want to marry James!


Marsters, You are my Absolute favorite person of all times, just wanted to put it out there :D. Btw I really really miss that platinum blond hair... i-i. BUT I STILL LOVE YOU! XD

lovelymoonlovelymoonApr 30, 2010

aramat: Sorry he is still hot! And love his concerts!

CazNewtonCazNewtonApr 27, 2010

U`ll always be my spikey boy, james. and ur smallville role also rocked. but now ur movies r kinda Blah...Blah..ya know??? but great concerts. ur michelle trachtenberg song was just a lil vexing xD

SpikequotesFeb 21, 2010

James Marsters never dated Julliet Landau, those were only rumours his ex girlfriend even thought it cause they were very good friends.

cleftheartcleftheartFeb 17, 2010

From what I`ve read before is that it was rumoured he dated Juliet Landau, Amber Benson and Emma Caulfield.

aramatJan 21, 2010

he is hot on angel and buffy but he isnt hot anymore

meJan 1, 2010

Why is it so hard to tell everyone that you are dating a swedish artist since 2005? This girl patricia , is a fingered name isn` she?

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